Nicole

Contact Person
Title: 
Mrs.
First Name: 
Nicole
Family Name: 
Caremans
Position: 
Councel member OCMW
E-mail address: 
ncaremans@gmail.com
Phone number (Numbers only, please include your country international dialling code after the +): 
0032496709928
General Information
Complete name of the applicant institution/organisation in original language: 
OCMW Aartselaar 2630
Short name (if commonly used): 
OCMW
Translation of the complete name of the applicant institution/organisation in English: 
OCMW local social authority
Official address of the institution/organisation: 
Kapellestraat
Street, number: 
136
Post Code: 
2630
City: 
Aartselaar
Country: 
Belgiumwww.ocmw.be
Current affiliation
The AFE-INNOVNET Thematic Network: 
Yes
The European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy aging: 
No
The WHO Global Network of Age-Friendly Cities and Communities: 
No
An affiliated member of the WHO Global Network of Age-Friendly Cities and Communities: 
No
The WHO European Healthy Cities Network: 
No
The signatories of the 2013 Dublin Declaration on Age-Friendly Cities and Communities in Europe: 
No
Type of organisation
Type of organisation: 
Local authority (e.g. community, municipality, town, city, county) » Full member
Additional information
size of our total population: 
14300 inhabitants
Percentage of residents above the age of 60: 
30 %
We are already working on: 
HousingSocial participationCommunication and informationOutdoor spaces and buildings
We would like to start working on: 
Respect and social inclusionCommunity support and health services
Building on the previous information, please provide a brief summary (250-300 words) of your city or community's policies, programmes and services targeted at older people and how you are planning to make your community more age-friendly. If your application is successful, this summary will be published on the Covenant's website: 

- Establishing of the council of seniors - consulent for seniors - start organisation for activities for social inclusion for the elderly - start building adapted living units for singles, disabled and elderly people

Engagement of older people: how are you engaging and involving older people in the process of becoming a more age-friendly city or community? (E.g. Seniors Council, focus group, open consultation, etc.): 

- Seniors council - consultation for elderly people as from 2016

Cross-sectoral collaboration: What mechanisms have you/are you planning to put in place to facilitate collaborative planning and implementation between different departments of the local administration and across sectors?: 

- Co-operation with local partners and other authorities